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The GrayMatter Virtual Leadership Conference

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We’re going digital!

GrayMatter creates virtual solutions for industrial systems, so we’re bringing that same energy to Accelerate.virtual, our online leadership conference on April 30.

A virtual, peer-to-peer format allows Accelerate to have a global reach.

Keynote speakers are set to discuss COVID-19’s impact on consumer sentiment and supply chains; keys to corporate governance planning; best practices in OT cybersecurity; enterprise-level edge computing solutions; overcoming obstacles to digital transformation, and more.

Attendees will have an opportunity to collaborate peer-to-peer with top leaders working in manufacturing, energy, food and beverage production, water/wastewater utilities and others.

Schedule-at-a-Glance  |  Thursday, April 30 
11:00 AM | COV-19 Briefing: Consumer Confidence and Impact on
Industrial Companies

Keynote speaker: John Dick, CivicScience

11:30 AM | GrayMatter CEO Message & Industrial Intelligence Partner Introductions
11:45 AM | Navigating Uncertain Times

Keynote speakers: Matt Wells, GE Digital & Richard Kenedi, GE Digital 

12:15 PM | Remote Work: Managing the New Paradigm on the Plant Floor
12:45 PM | What Stops You From Scaling?
1:15 PM | Is Your Governance Model Working?

Featured Speaker: Chris Simpson, Aptiv

1:45 PM | Cybersecurity Panel: Secure Supply Chain Strategy

Panelists: Chris Sundberg, Woodward, Scott Christensen, GrayMatter

2:15 PM | Q&A and Wrap-up

 

Tickets

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  • Free registration

FEATURED SPEAKERS

John Dick GrayMatter CivicScience Accelerate

JOHN DICK

CEO, CIVICSCIENCE

CHRIS SIMPSON

DIRECTOR, EDS GLOBAL ADVANCED MANUFACTURING, APTIV

CHRIS SUNDBERG

GLOBAL CYBER SECURITY ENGINEER, WOODWARD

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Agenda Details

THURSDAY, APRIL 30

11:00 AM | Keynote: COV-19 Briefing: Consumer Confidence and Impact on Industrial Companies

John Dick, CEO of Pittsburgh-based market research firm CivicScience, discusses how COVID-19 is affecting consumers’ daily habits, spending and travel — and how manufacturing companies, energy operations and water utilities are responding.

Speaker: John Dick, CEO of CivicScience

11:15 AM | GrayMatter CEO Message + Industrial Intelligence Partnership Introductions

Speaker: James Gillespie, GrayMatter CEO

11:45 AM | Navigating Uncertain Times

Speakers: Matt Wells, VP Digital Product Management, GE Digital and Richard Kennedi, General Manager, Manufacturing Business, GE Digital

12:15 PM | Remote Work: Managing the New Paradigm on the Plant Floor

12:45 PM | What Stops You From Scaling?

Overcoming four roadblocks familiar roadblocks that stop your digital transformation from scaling – including Pilot Purgatory

Speaker: Tod Virden, GrayMatter

1:15 PM | Is Your Governance Model Working?

Speaker: Chris Simpson, Aptiv, Director, EDS Global Advanced Manufacturing

1:45 PM | Cybersecurity Panel: Secure Supply Chain

Panelists: Chris Sundberg, Woodward, Global Cyber Security Engineer; Scott Christensen, GrayMatter, Cybersecurity Practice Lead

Accelerate 2020

WHO SHOULD LOG ON?

Global Digital Transformation Leaders

CISOs, CIOs, COOs and IT Directors

VP + Directors of Engineering, Operations, Supply Chain

Security Architects, Cyber experts and Change leaders

LEADERS ONLINE

We want to encourage a space where our industrial customers can share company insights freely – we’ll only send the virtual event details to confirmed, vetted attendees.

"NONE OF US IS AS SMART AS ALL OF US."

KEN BLANCHARD

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